TM-WISO: Test for

Master's programmes in business administration, social sciences and economics

Welcome to TM-WISO

The TM-WISO is a subject-specific scholastic aptitude test with which you can improve your chances of gaining a place on a Master’s programme at various renowned universities. It consists of four groups of exercises:

  • Planning and organising projects
  • Analysing Texts
  • Formalising Economic Interrelationships
  • Interpreting Business Charts

Test duration: approx. 4 hours, participation fee: 100 Euro, Terms of business


We recommend that you register using a notebook or desktop PC!

Please also note the information on forbidden objects or behaviour during the test


Registration starts on 04.01.2022. Changes are still possible.

Test date
Available testing locations (Germany)
Registration deadline
Aachen, Hamburg, Köln, Ludwigsburg, Stuttgart, Waiblingen, Proctoring
Aachen, Berlin, Frankfurt a. M., Hamburg, Köln, Ludwigsburg, München, Neu-Ulm, Stuttgart, Proctoring
Aachen, Berlin, Frankfurt a. M., Hamburg, Hannover, Köln, Ludwigsburg, München, Stuttgart, Proctoring
Frankfurt a. M., Hamburg, Hannover, Köln, Ludwigsburg, München, Stuttgart, Proctoring
Hamburg, Köln, Proctoring

The test is taken twice a day, once in the morning (9 am) and once in the afternoon (2.30 pm). You can find more information about the test procedure here.

Registration is only possible at the start of the respective registration phase. After the end of the registration phase, it is no longer possible to change the test language or to re-register for another date or test location. Registration is also no longer possible. There are no waiting lists.

If you have already registered in a previous year, you can reactivate your user account via the “My data” link in the system.

Your results will be available for download in your user account no later then ten days after the test! 


With our free demo test you can prepare yourself for the TM-WISO. Please use a newer version of Firefox and deactivate the pop-up blockers. You can view the respective correct answer for each task at “Solution”. Please download and print the concept paper before starting the demo test. This paper also explains the online system for the test. You can make notes on the blank pages of the concept paper. On the day of the test you will also receive such a concept paper with the same number of pages.

News about TM-WISO

TM-WISO is Currently used for the following programmes

  • RWTH Aachen University: M.Sc. in Management, Business and Economics
  • University of Hamburg: M.Sc. Business Administration, M.Sc. Health Economics and Health Care Management
  • HAW Hamburg: M.Sc. International Business
  • University of Hohenheim: M.Sc. Management
  • University of Cologne: M.Sc. Business Administration, M.Sc. Economics, CEMS Master’s in International Management
  • Leuphana University Lüneburg: Master’s Program in Management & Entrepreneurship
  • Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences: Master’s programmes in Advanced Management, Busi­ness In­tel­li­gence and Busi­ness Ana­ly­tics, In­ter­na­tio­nal En­t­er­pri­se In­for­ma­ti­on Ma­nage­ment, In­ter­na­tio­nal Cor­po­ra­te Com­mu­ni­ca­ti­on and Me­dia Ma­nage­ment, Di­gi­tal Trans­for­ma­ti­on and Glo­bal En­tre­pre­neurship, Di­gi­tal Health­ca­re Ma­nage­ment, Di­gi­tal In­no­va­ti­on Ma­nage­ment 
  • University of St. Gallen: Master’s programmes in Accounting and Finance, Business Innovation, Business Management, Marketing Management, International Law, Economics, Computer Science
  • WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management: M.Sc. in Entrepreneurship, M.Sc. in Management, M.Sc. in Finance

With TM-WISO we measure skills that are relevant for the successful completion of a master’s degree in economics and social sciences:

  • Analytical mathematical ability
  • Verbal comprehension
  • Structuring ability
  • Reasoning
  • Planning and organisational skills